It’s approaching tradition in the hum-drum between the beginning of August up until camp opens in September, that writers offer some barely defensible predictions about the coming season based on some loose facts and a pinch of hubris that we like to call a “gut feeling.”
Well, I’m pushing my chips to the center of the table. The dealer asks Don’t you want to look at your cards first? I sip my appletini, look him in the eyes, and, with a slight twitch in my eye, ask, What cards?
Here are seven predictions for the Minnesota Wild’s 2014-15 season.